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Pakistan Taliban Kidnap 11 Workers To Stop Polio Vaccinations

    Since the mid-1950′s, with the development of the Salk polio vaccine, there has been a world wide push to eradicate the crippling disease. In the past three decades…

Devastating blasts hit Iran embassy in Beirut, Lebanon

  Two suicide bombers attacked the Iranian embassy in Beirut. Iran and Syria really want to blame the attacks on Israel or the rich, stable Arab states supporting the Syrian…

Sec of State Kerry says Israeli settlements illegitimate

  Finally, after decades of tip-toeing around Israel’s sensibilities, the senior U.S. diplomat, Secretary of State John Kerry, has come right out and said that all the Jewish settlements that…

After Killing at Least 100, Shi’ite, Sunni fighters in Yemen Agree to Ceasefire

  Sometimes it just seems that stories about the fighting between rival sects within Islam could be phoned in. Change the location, the sects involved and the number of casualties.…

Polio Returns to Syria

  Once upon a time, over sixty years ago, a Dr. Jonas Salk created a vaccine to prevent polio. Most folks today have no clue how momentous that was. Polio…

Jon Stewart On Censorship And Arrest Of Bassem Youssef

Jon Stewart On Censorship And Arrest Of Bassem Youssef

Over the years, Jon Stewart has interviewed just about anyone worth talking to, from Presidents and Kings to actors and sports figures. One of his best interviews was with Bassem…

Jordan Closes Entry Point From Syria

Jordan Closes Entry Point From Syria

A series of clashes between the Syrian Army and the Syrian rebels have caused the Jordanians to close their main border crossing, choking off one of the routes that Syrian…

Former Pakistan President Musharraf Returns from Exile

    Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has returned to Pakistan, ending four years of self-imposed exile. The former military leader has lived in London and Dubai since stepping down…

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